28/12/2014 - Gerard and Bas Verkerk have had another successful season, in which no less than three pigeons will be sent to the Olympiad. As always, they will close the season with the auctioning of a round of young birds from their very best breeders. The annual Verkerk auction starts on 29 December 2014 and closes on 11 January 2015.
28/12/2014 - This weekend 6 auctions will end. On Saturday 27th of December the auction of Barcelona Special, Jelle Roziers, Marijke Vink and Joël Verschoot will end. The auctions of Jewels of the Sky and Freialdenhofen & Sons will end on Sunday 28th of December.
27/12/2014 - Between Sunday Dec 20 6:30pm and Monday Dec 21 6:50am unidentified persons entered Hans-Paul Esser’s property in Düsseldorf and out of the outside aviary stole the 1st AS bird of Germany 2010, 05369-08-969, named AS 969.
24/12/2014 - Christmas is a time of happiness, in which we wish our loved ones a happy future, while buying gifts for family and friends. The entire PIPA team wishes you all a merry Christmas and a happy new year!
15/12/2014 - An article on avian evolution published in "Science" discloses that pigeons and flamingoes are closer related than flamingoes and pelicans. The new analysis sheds light on the evolutionary relationship of major groups of birds, showing which groups are closely or distantly related to each other.
14/12/2014 - On Saturday the 13th of December the auction of Nico van Noordenne, R & X Verstraete, Hardy Krüger and International Winners will end. The auctions of H.P. Esser, N & E Didden and Dirk Van Den Bulck will end on Sunday the 14th of December.
07/12/2014 - On Saturday 6th of December the auction of Loft Verhestraeten and Sakis Minovgioudis will end. The auctions of Twan Bongers, De Vroe-Van Gaver-Vandeputte, Geert Vanrenterghem and Gebr. van Langen will end on Sunday the 7th of December 2014.
30/11/2014 - November 2014. Nikolaas, Luna, Maggie & Shuping from PIPA, together with Bart Geerinckx visited some important clients in Taiwan. We were received very well and therefore would like to thank everybody for their enormous hospitality.
27/11/2014 - PIPA has done it again: they will bring you another sensational pigeon auction in the 2014/2015 season. The very best breeding birds of the pigeon loft of Joksch/Bremen will be sold on PIPA from the 2nd of February 2015.
26/11/2014 - The viewing day for the Batenburg-VD Merwe pigeons, which are currently sold in auction, has been permanently cancelled due to prevention measures being taken for avian flu. The viewing day was scheduled to take place on Saturday the 29th of November in Strijen.